Skip to main content

About your Search

Search Results 0 to 3 of about 4
Dec 28, 2012 5:00pm EST
of chicken. >> the republicans who are holding hostage the middle class in america society wealthy don't have to pay their fair share. >> we need two words: presidential leadership on not just taxing rich people. we could do that and it would not help the medicare fiscal cliff. >> reporter: with time running out, hopes have diminished with talk of a smaller deal extending bush tax rates for the middle school and unemployment benefits. it puts off major spending cuts and reforms to entitlements like healthcare. >> we're going to end up with a small, kick-the-can, down-the- road bill to make another fiscal cliff to deal with this fiscal cliff. >> reporter: with expectation low, lawmakers are talk about how to retroactively fix any damage done by going over the cliff with congress. nicole collins, fox news. >>> developing tonight, a strike that could have shut down ports up and down the east coast is averted for now. the long shoreman's union along the east coast and gulf of mexico will extend the current contract for 30 days. that extension prevents a possible strike that could have crippled op
Dec 5, 2012 5:00pm EST
. >> the creditworthiness of america ought not to be put at risk. >> the president did not take part in negotiations this week. and increasing unlikely. >> it's been observed that the president has yuped his ante when it comes to tough talk about the republicans in the midst of the fiscal cliff negotiations and at one point, using the v word saying he would veto any bill coming to his desk, not including the higher taxes for wealthier households, shawn. >> thank you, tom fit gerald. >>> the cuban government is accusing washington of lying about the health of a maryland man in a cuban prison. allen gross is detained in havana for three years after being convicted of acting against the cuban government. a cuban diplomat said that gross will not be released without conditions and the government is willing to discuss a trade. gross in exchange for five cuban intelligence agents in a florida prison. >>> as the 5 continues, a breast cancer breakthrough. why a popular drug could change the way some patients are treated. >> it's not always easy to get motivated to exercise. stick around, an inspirational ma
Dec 17, 2012 5:00pm EST
story and go over the time now, crazy, a father's search through america's mental health madness. explain your personal touch and how this impacted you? >> i tried to get my son in his early 20s and i tried to get him help. i couldn't and was told i had to wait until he was a danger to me and others and that is ridiculous. think about it this way. i live in fairfax, one of the wealthiest counties, i'm well- educated, hi connections at "the washington post." i had researched mental health and i thought i knew about it. my son ended up getting tazered by the police, hog-tied and taken away. i couldn't get my son help, how do you think someone who knows nothing about the system and lives in poverty, how do you think someone like that is going get help with the system? >> absolutely and let's be clear, your son was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, is that correct? >> he was diagnosed with bipolar and schizophrenia. these are sophisticated illnesses and require great care and time and professionalism to figure out what is going on and in virginiava, they meet the vitiria and they bei
Dec 18, 2012 5:00pm EST
person and race is important in america. to support this and fix white members of the couple out of 7 oppose it. how do you explain that as not being racially divided. >> the notion because we may disagree someone, the entire public service is cast into question or that we're somehow labels as insensitive because we disagree is really, as i said, a part of the vanity and stock and trade of a long bankrupt public servant who has long, long ago failed to offer constructive solutions for the problems that inflict this city and i have had it. >> reporter: the meeting continues and the council members continued exchange words offmic. a number of big votes again one having to do with the cameras and speed actions and there is another on finance reform. council member chay wants to limit money orders and that could fail tonight because of the issues today. back to you. >> and thank you very much. >>> we know the identity of a man who was shot and killed. he was shot on fort lincoln drive yesterday morning and as always, police are offering a $25,000 reward for information that leads to the c
Search Results 0 to 3 of about 4